WE WILL SUPPORT COMMUNITY POLICING-ETSU NUPE

Traditional rulers in Niger State have pledged to support the community policing introduced by the Inspector General of Police, Mohammad Adamu, to enhance security of lives and properties in the country. The Etsu Nupe and Chairman Niger state Council of Traditional Rulers, Alhaji Yahaya Abubakar made the pledge at the inauguration of community policing Committees […]

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NIGER OPEN GOVERNMENT PARTNERSHIP CONDOLE WITH PLANNING COMMISSION

CONDOLENCE 7TH JULY 2020 The Niger State Open Government Partnership (OGP) have condoled with the State Budget & Planning Commission over the Death of the Permanent Secretary, Usman Musa Dalau who died after a brief illness. The Co-Chair Niger OGP Civil Societies, Samuel Yisa commiserated with the Commission and prayed over the demise of the […]

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Pass PIB to solve oil sector challenges, expert tells NASS

By Edith Ike-Eboh An energy law expert, Mr Israel Aye, has urged the National Assembly to speedily pass the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) to resolve challenges in the oil and gas industry for the economic growth of the country. Aye, a Senior Partner, in Primera Africa Legal, made the call at an online workshop for […]

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Local contractors seek Buhari’s intervention on payment

By Emmanuel Afonne Local contractors in the country have appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to intervene and see to the payment of contracts they executed in various Ministries, Department and Agencies (MDAs) of government. The contractors under the auspices of Local Contractors of Nigeria (LCN) made the appeal in Abuja on Tuesday during a press […]

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Ekiti Govt, CBN partner to empower 1,000 cassava farmers

By Ariwodola Idowu The Ekiti Government, in partnership with the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), is to empower 1,000 farmers to accelerate cultivation of cassava in the state. Speaking on Tuesday at the launching of the programme in Ado-Ekiti, Gov Kayode Fayemi, represented by the Commissioner for Agriculture, Mr Folorunso Olabode, said that the cassava […]

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AMIS VISITS NIGER STATE COMMISSIONER OF EDUCATION FOR SYNERGY TO STRENGHTEN EDUCATION

PRESS RELEASE Association of Model Islamic Schools (AMIS) Niger State Chapter has today paid a Courtesy Visit on the Hon. Commissioner Of Niger State Ministry Of Education Hajiya Hannatu Jibrin Salihu for more familiarity. Receiving the delegation, the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry, Abubakar Aliyu described the visit as apt and timely saying that it […]

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’44- year-old pastor rapes own daughter, aborts pregnancy thrice’

Police in Ogun State have arrested a 44-year-old Pastor of Christ Apostolic Church (CAC) Ogo Oluwa Parish, Oluwafemi Oyebola for allegedly raping his own daughter (name withheld). It was learnt that the pastor was arrested following a complaint by his daughter who reported at Owode-Egbado divisional headquarters. Pastor held over rape of 12-year-old in Ogun […]

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Niger State Government collaborate with National Raw material Agency to enhance Developmental Research in the state.

The state Governor Abubakar Sani Bello represented by his Deputy Ahmed Mohammed Ketso reviewed this at Government house when he recieved the officials of the Raw material ,Research and Development Agency on a courtesy visit. The Deputy Governor assured the delegation team of this administration support in bringing development and establishing it for the benefit […]

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New Registrar of Federal Poly, Nasarawa assumes duty

By Salisu Sani-IdrisThe newly appointed Registrar of the Federal Polytechnic, Nasarawa, Alhaji Munir Ahmad, has formally assumed duty. The Rector of the polytechnic, Malam Abdullahi Alhassan, stated this in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Nasarawa on Monday. Alhassan said that the new registrar was the Deputy Registrar, Federal […]

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Buhari mourns victims of boat accidents in Benue, Lagos States

By Ismaila Chafe President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday in Abuja commiserated with the families of victims of recent boat mishaps on inland water ways in Benue and Lagos States. Malam Garba Shehu, the President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, in a statement, quoted Buhari to have described their deaths as “sad and unfortunate”. […]

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